Professor David I. Strutt

DavidSenior Research Fellow/Professor
Department of Biomedical Science
The University of Sheffield
Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN
United Kingdom

Room: D36 Firth Court
Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 2372

Career history

  • 2005: Professor of Developmental Genetics
  • 2003-present: Wellcome Senior Fellow in Basic Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield
  • 1998-2003: Lister Institute-Jenner Research Fellow, University of Sheffield
  • 1997-1998: Lecturer, University of Sheffield
  • 1993-1997: Postdoctoral Fellow, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg
  • 1991-1993: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anatomy, University of Cambridge
  • 1988-1991: PhD, Department of Anatomy, University of Cambridge
  • 1985-1988: BA Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge

Research interests

Cell polarisation is a fundamental process in the development of complex multicellular organisms. We are interested in how such polarisation is coordinated and maintained during development, with a primary interest in the roles of the Frizzled sevenpass transmembrane receptor. More on my research.

Activities and distinctions

  • Wellcome Trust Senior Fellow in Basic Biomedical Science
  • Editorial board of Current Biology


Recent publications

Full publications list.